BIOL 2309 – Plants and People
(3 credits – TG) 3 hours lecture
This course deals with human interaction with plants as sources of food, fuel, shelter, fiber, medicine and psychoactive substances. The impact of plants on culture and religion will be
explored. Plant improvement by traditional and modern methods will also be discussed.
Prerequisite: Biology 1205 or Biology 1204 with a grade of “C-” or higher or consent
of the department.